Amazon has updated its listing for the upcoming Return to PopoloCrois: A Story of Seasons Fairytale, providing some new screenshots along with what appears to be a release date. If you are interested, you can preorder the Nintendo 3DS exclusive with this link from the online retailer. You can also check out the screens, along with a non-final version of the box art, with the gallery below this paragraph.
Return to PopoloCrois: A Story of Seasons Fairytale is an old school JRPG with turn-based combat. It also implements farming and life simulation elements into the gameplay. Along with a 25 hour campaign, the listing mentioned that you can collect over 600 items and partake in almost 100 quests. Last but not least, it also uses the Street Pass functionality so that you can connect with others to earn bonus items.
For the uninformed, PopoloCrois started out as a manga series. The first videogame was released for the PS1 in Japan in 1996.
Amazon is currently listing a release date of December 8th in the North America region for Return to PopoloCrois: A Story of Seasons Fairytale. If you are starving for a new JRPG experience for the Nintendo 3DS, you might want to check out the upcoming Xseed product when it launches.